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Mahonia bealei

Common name(s): Leatherleaf Mahonia

Plant type: evergreen small shrub
Primary method of propagation: cutting
Alternate propagation method(s): seed

Propagation by Cuttings

Cutting type: stem tip
Time of year to take cuttings: early Summer
Cutting maturity: semi-hardwood
Rooting hormone: IBA TALC 3000 PPM
Rooting environment: intermittent mist
Soil temperature for best rooting: 70-72 degrees F
Time to rooting: 7-8 weeks
Comment: Wound cuttings. It can be propagated by root cuttings.

Propagation by Seed

Time of year to collect seed: no information
Time of year to sow seed: no information
Seed treatment: no information